The IEEE Section Outreach Committee (SEOC) performed a WebEx meeting on 6 March 2014. The Chair of the session was Prasanna Venkatesan. Region 8 was represented by its SEOC member Fotini-Niovi Pavlidou.
The Educational Activities Board (EAB) Section Outreach Committee (SEOC) reports to, and is a Standing Committee, of the EAB.
The IEEE Section Outreach Committee (SEOC) performed a WebEx meeting on 2 June 2013. The Chair of the session was Mini Thomas, and the rest of the participants were Karen Panestta (SEOC Member – R1), Ab Shafaye (SEOC Member – R2), J. Kenneth Pigg (SEOC Member – R3), Bruno DiStefano (SEOC Member – R7), Fotini-Niovi Pavlidou (SEOC Member – R8), Supavadee Aramvith (SEOC Member – R10) and Mirelle White (SEOC Staff Support).
The meeting focused on the following:
i) Reporting of Activities by and for the SEOC
ii) EA Best practices
iii) Continuing Education, possibilities at Region & section level
iv) EAB Open Forum
The first of the SEOC webinars took place on Thursday 25 April 2013.
The presentation was great. The webinar was about the IEEE EAB Awards program. The SEOC is a great vehicle to get this information to the Sections.
One of the EAB awards is called the Section Development Award. This award recognizes an IEEE Section for major contributions to the professional development of its members through the provision of outstanding products, services, and support in the areas of life-long learning, continuing education, and professional development.
All information about the awards, the nomination process and deadlines are included on the following page:
The URL to the webinar recording is:
The first teleconference meeting in 2013 of the IEEE Educational Activities Board Section Outreach Committee (SEOC) was performed on April 10, 2013. The participants of the meeting were Mini Thomas (Chair), Prasanna Venkatesan (SEOC Member – MGA Rep), Michael Lightner (VP EAB), Karen Panetta (SEOC Member – R1), J. Kenneth Pigg (SEOC Member – R3), Fotini-Niovi Pavlidou (SEOC Member – R8), Antonio C. Ferreira (SEOC Member – R9), and Mirelle White (SEOC Staff Support). The teleconference focused on the SEOC responsibilities, aligned to Educational Activities Board (EAB), and the action items for 2013.